Looks like Savage Worlds just went social: https://peginc.com/a-new-savage-worlds-online-community-on-mastodon/ #savageworlds , welcome to Mastodon.
Periodic reminder that I am a professional computer toucher and computers are still a mystery
Good overview of the Belgian gov's data retention proposal, forcing platforms to provide metadata to authorities. This is important as it would result in a ban of those that don't - or can't - like Signal. As this proposal could spread to other EU member states, it needs to be fought at every turn, before it is too late https://edri.org/our-work/belgium-wants-to-ban-signal-a-harbinger-of-european-policy-to-come/
TIL that "trickle-down" economics was originally called "horse-and-sparrow" economics, because if you feed enough oats to a horse, eventually some will end up on the road for the sparrows to eat.
Yep, that was an older generation's way of saying that this idea is horseshit.
8 reasons to ditch Chrome and switch to Firefox
If you live in the US, you can order a third set of free covid tests (two sets of four tests this time, for a total of eight).
Thread: #OtD 13 May 1985 Philadelphia police attacked the home of Black liberation and environmental group MOVE, then dropped a bomb on it, killing 5 adults and 6 children, destroying 61 homes in the predominantly Black neighbourhood, and making 250 people homeless.
Just received an automated email about the Linux Foundation's Open Source Summit coming up next month in Texas.
It is despicable that the Linux Foundation would host a major event in Texas. I can't think of any better way to signal to women and the LGBT community that they don't matter to the open source movement.
Joe Biden isn't happy that SCOTUS Justices have to face the people whose lives they affect? https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-61382289
#OtD 6 May 1933 Nazis raided the Institute of Sex Research in Berlin. It was a pioneering org which supported gay and trans rights, and equality for women. It employed numerous trans workers and pioneered gender affirmation surgery. Its library was then burned
A Global Tour Through Russian Propaganda –
Currently working in endpoint systems management.
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